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Flat/Long Steel Products Trader, China

Job Reference: RS0304B

Job Title: Flat/Long Steel Products Trader, China

Location: Asia Pacific

Product: Metals

Role: Trading

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international metals company looking to add a flat products steel trader to their team in Shanghai.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for trading flat and long steel products (slabs, hot rolled coil, cold rolled coil, plates, billets, hot rolled bars, cold rolled bars, rebars, merchant bars, structural sections, reinforcing bars, rails, sheet piles, wire rod, etc.)
  • Grow and manage a book of clients in the China and wider Asian markets
  • Stay informed of changes and trends in the global steel markets to identify new business opportunities
  • Work closely with the operations, logistics, research and risk teams
  • Reports into the Head of Steel Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience trading physical flat steel products (ingots, slabs, billets, bars, wire rods, HRC, CRC, plates, sheets, etc.)
  • Positive track record of trading and marketing steel products
  • Strong knowledge of the Chinese and wider Asian/APAC steel markets
  • Must be fluent in Mandarin
  • Located in Shanghai

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.